The End of the Work as We Know It
32 Pages Posted: 26 Sep 2012
Date Written: September 25, 2012
This paper takes a new look at the concept of the work of authorship in copyright, known in other systems as the copyright work. It complements inquiries into authorship and originality, extending earlier scholarship on the origins of legal “things” or objects and on the multi-dimensional character of their borders and boundaries.
Keywords: Intellectual Property, Copyright, Originality, Creativity, Copyright Work, Work of Authorship, Boundaries, Boundary Objects
JEL Classification: K11, O34
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